flattop

or flat-top

[ flat-top ]
/ ˈflætˌtɒp /

noun Informal.

an aircraft carrier.
a type of crew cut in which the hair is cropped in a flat plane across the top.

Origin of flattop

First recorded in 1940–45; flat1 + top1

OTHER WORDS FROM flattop

flat-topped, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for flat-top

flattop
/ (ˈflætˌtɒp) /

noun

US an informal name for aircraft carrier
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